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Neoclassical-style Side Chair

CC010.001.006.046.008 (RS246140)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Side chair has crest rail with center rectangular plaque with painted or inlaid decoration; molded straight lower rail; pierced splat composed of interlacing ribs forming elongated ovals and diamonds; molded stiles; caned seat; molded front and plain side seat rails; raked rear legs; and molded tapered square front legs with cuffed feet. "1225" and "Bowdoin" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1880-1914, undated
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in ink (4 x 2 7/8 inches)
Dimensions
4x 2 7/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307863
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.046.008

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Descriptive Terms
Neoclassical
caning
chairs (furniture forms)
side chairs
Material Type
design drawings
sketches

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